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University Pedagogy Collection

Find resources using CityU LibraryFind

Use our CityU LibraryFind to find books, audiovisual materials, dissertations, journal titles, articles and more, collected by the Library.


The default scope is Books, Media & Articles+. You may select other scopes, such as Books & Media+ and Articles+, to suit your needs. To get started with CityU LibraryFind, refer to the Getting Started Tips

How to search?

From the Library homepage

On the result page, you can narrow the search results by Availability, Resource Type, or other options under Refine My Results (on the right side of screen).

Search by scope

From the CityU LibraryFind homepage

Simply enter your keyword/s into the search box. This will search for books, media items and articles collected by CityU Library. You can also limit your search by selecting one of the following scopes:

  • Books & Media+: Books, journals, media resources, course reserves, dissertations etc. (but not articles)
  • Articles+: Articles from journals, newspapers, magazines, etc.
  • Course Reserves: Course reserves items.

Other search options:

  • Select Browse Search to browse library materials (excluding articles) in order to find relevant information quickly.
  • Select Advanced Search to search by author, title, and more.
  • Select HKALL to find items in other UGC-funded university libraries.

Refine your search results

Often your search will retrieve a large number of results. You can select from the options under Refine My Results (on right side of screen) to narrow your results by:

  • Availability
  • Resource Type (articles, books, dissertations, etc.)
  • Publication Year
  • Library Collection, and more.

By default, results are sorted by relevance. Click on the down arrow (near Sort by) to display search results by date, author or title.